The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 166 207 168
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 44 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 11
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5104 5278 4626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.85% 94.79% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4273 4434 4018
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Functional Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +52 42 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Solihull - 1 £65,000 -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Functional Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 38 (71.70%) Oracle
2 35 (66.04%) ERP
3 34 (64.15%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
4 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
5 27 (50.94%) Oracle EBS R12
6 24 (45.28%) Oracle ERP
7 19 (35.85%) Workflow
8 18 (33.96%) Finance
8 18 (33.96%) Logistics
9 17 (32.08%) SQL
10 15 (28.30%) PL/SQL
10 15 (28.30%) Oracle Discoverer
10 15 (28.30%) Oracle Workflow
11 14 (26.42%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 14 (26.42%) Taleo
12 11 (20.75%) SAP
13 10 (18.87%) Oracle Applications
14 9 (16.98%) Retail
14 9 (16.98%) Oracle Payables
15 8 (15.09%) Oracle Assets
15 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
15 8 (15.09%) Oracle General Ledger
15 8 (15.09%) Migration
15 8 (15.09%) CRM
15 8 (15.09%) Oracle Financials
15 8 (15.09%) Project Management
16 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
16 6 (11.32%) Oracle Receivables
16 6 (11.32%) Publishing

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Functional Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 34 (64.15%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (50.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (45.28%) Oracle ERP
4 14 (26.42%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (18.87%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (16.98%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (15.09%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (15.09%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (15.09%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (11.32%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (11.32%) SAP CRM
9 4 (7.55%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (5.66%) SAP Payroll
10 3 (5.66%) SAP HR
11 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (3.77%) SAP HCM
11 2 (3.77%) SAP IS-U
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.89%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Toad
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 6 (11.32%) Publishing
3 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.55%) General Ledger
5 3 (5.66%) Billing
5 3 (5.66%) Advertising
6 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) ERP
2 19 (35.85%) Workflow
3 18 (33.96%) Logistics
4 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
4 8 (15.09%) Migration
4 8 (15.09%) CRM
4 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.66%) System Testing
6 3 (5.66%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.77%) Cash Management
8 1 (1.89%) Feature Driven Development
8 1 (1.89%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (1.89%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.89%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.66%) C
3 3 (5.66%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
1 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) ACCA
2 1 (1.89%) CISA
2 1 (1.89%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Oracle
2 11 (20.75%) SAP
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Pegasus
Birmingham
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
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Wolverhampton
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Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + travel allowance, health care, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus 8%
Posted: 15 days ago